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#Finish Line

# finish-line - Thursday 17 September, 2020

2017 Gold Cup winner Sizing John retired following latest injury setback
# Sizing John
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# Sizing John

2017 Gold Cup winner Sizing John retired following latest injury setback

Sep 17th 2020, 7:35 PM 3,347 Views 4 Comments

The 10-year-old was due to run at Listowel on Sunday.

# finish-line - Saturday 19 January, 2019

Another strong finish required from Munster in showstopping battle with Chiefs
# Champions Cup
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# Champions Cup

Another strong finish required from Munster in showstopping battle with Chiefs

Jan 19th 2019, 7:00 AM 17,011 Views 26 Comments

The finish line is in sight and Munster have proven adept at closing over the years.

# finish-line - Thursday 5 October, 2017

Organisers confirm the famed Ballycotton '10' race has come to an end after four decades
# Finish Line
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# Finish Line

Organisers confirm the famed Ballycotton '10' race has come to an end after four decades

Oct 5th 2017, 8:53 PM 9,875 Views 8 Comments

Ballycotton Running Promotions released a statement explaining their decision this evening.

# finish-line - Thursday 18 August, 2016

Usain Bolt and his Canadian rival so comfortable that they laughed across the finish line
# Superiority
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# Superiority

Usain Bolt and his Canadian rival so comfortable that they laughed across the finish line

Aug 18th 2016, 11:42 AM 12,335 Views 8 Comments

The pair steadily built a big lead during the 200-metre semi-final at the Rio Olympics.

# finish-line - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Runner with muscle wasting disease finishes marathon after 20 hours
# Finish Line
# Finish Line

Runner with muscle wasting disease finishes marathon after 20 hours

Apr 21st 2015, 9:31 PM 18,294 Views 12 Comments

He said he completed the marathon – his fourth – to show that love is stronger than death.

# finish-line - Saturday 17 May, 2014

Woman walks 364k in a bikini to raise awareness of eating disorders
# Finish Line
# Finish Line

Woman walks 364k in a bikini to raise awareness of eating disorders

May 17th 2014, 10:30 AM 22,649 Views 23 Comments

There are 200,000 people in Ireland registered with eating disorders.

# finish-line - Sunday 27 April, 2014

Irishman Dan Martin suffers final turn crash in Liege-Bastogne-Liege
# Heartbreak
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# Heartbreak

Irishman Dan Martin suffers final turn crash in Liege-Bastogne-Liege

Apr 27th 2014, 6:39 PM 5,398 Views 5 Comments

The 27-year-old was sitting second coming into the sharp left-hand corner.

# finish-line - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Two backpacks detonated by police near finish line of Boston marathon
# On Alert
# On Alert

Two backpacks detonated by police near finish line of Boston marathon

Apr 16th 2014, 8:14 AM 24,746 Views 38 Comments

A suspect was arrested on the anniversary of last year’s bombing.

# finish-line - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Pics: Before and after - Boston since the marathon bombings
# Then And Now
# Then And Now

Pics: Before and after - Boston since the marathon bombings

Apr 15th 2014, 7:57 AM 11,115 Views 5 Comments

A look at Boston on the day of the bombings, and today.

# finish-line - Thursday 27 June, 2013

Boston bombing suspect indicted on 30 counts, faces death penalty or life in prison
# Dzhokhar Tsarnaev
# Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

Boston bombing suspect indicted on 30 counts, faces death penalty or life in prison

Jun 27th 2013, 8:29 PM 5,403 Views 3 Comments

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been indicuted on 30 counts, including the use of a weapon of mass destruction.

# finish-line - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

Column: Downtown Boston is a crime scene and I’m sitting in my office a few miles away
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: Downtown Boston is a crime scene and I’m sitting in my office a few miles away

Apr 17th 2013, 2:00 PM 47 Views 9 Comments

Having just moved to the US, Jan Schneider had planned to go watch the Boston Marathon. Luckily, other things came up and he never made it. Here’s his account of living in the aftermath of the Boston bombings.

# finish-line - Monday 15 April, 2013

Pics: Devastation at the finish line of the Boston marathon
# Boston Marathon
# Boston Marathon

Pics: Devastation at the finish line of the Boston marathon

Apr 15th 2013, 8:36 PM 56,100 Views 99 Comments

The conclusion of the Boston Marathon was rocked by two explosions this afternoon which have left dozens injured and caused widespread devastation in the Massachusetts city.

# finish-line - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Family of World Cup skier label finishing line 'death trap' after tragic accident
# Ski Tragedy
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# Ski Tragedy

Family of World Cup skier label finishing line 'death trap' after tragic accident

Apr 26th 2012, 7:10 PM 577 Views 1 Comment

Nik Zoricic died on March 10 this year after a crash-landing in the closing stages of a race. His relatives have called for an independent inquiry.